Sleeping Beauty III: Memorial Photography, The Children is another book in the Burns Archive, by Stanley B. Burns, MD. Used as a reference for bereavement organizations, photographers, hospital staff, and parents engaged in renewing the practice of memorial photography, this compilation of over 125 post-mortem photographs documents images from photography's earliest era (1840s) up to the present. The historic images are classic representations of American and European memorial cultural traditions. The modern photographs document contemporary practices of bereavement and memorialization. 136 pages, hardcover. 2011. Measures: 6 3/4 x 6 x 1 inches.
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